Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ironically"

  • The meaning of "Ironically" in various phrases and sentences

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    2. You use ironically  to draw attention to a situation which is odd or amusing because it involves a contrast. Ex: Ironically, for a man who hated war, he would have made a superb war cameraman.

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    2. Ironically means sarcastic. =)

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    2. Ironically is like saying jokingly. Ex: "I said ironically" It's like saying "I said jokingly" (irony is like a joke)

  • Example sentences using "Ironically"

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    2. I think it’s more important to understand what irony is and then use “ironically” when you think the situation is ironic. Irony is when the outcome of the situation is different than the expected result. Ironically, even many native English speakers don’t use “ironically” correctly.

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    2. @Ham: It's not always from good to bad. It is simply the opposite (so of course you can use it the other way around too). "I heard that Suzuki's Sushi Restaurant is the worst place to go in all of Osaka, but ironically it was my favorite place that I tried."

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